Bree Gonzales News

Supercuts location alleged to have unlawfully printed more than five digits of customer's credit card number

By Bree Gonzales | Nov 15, 2018

SAN DIEGO (Legal Newsline) – A California consumer alleges a hair salon in the state unlawfully printed more than five digits of her credit card number on a receipt.

Former Burger King employees allege agreement between franchises restricted employee mobility

By Bree Gonzales | Nov 14, 2018

MIAMI (Legal Newsline) – Two residents from Louisiana and Pennsylvania allege a no-poach, no-hire agreement between Burger King franchisees suppressed their wages.

Owners of Taco Bell property in Delaware allege nearby dry cleaning business has contaminated site

By Bree Gonzales | Nov 14, 2018

WILMINGTON, Del. (Legal Newsline) – The owners of a property in Delaware where a Taco Bell restaurant is located allege that contamination from a nearby dry cleaning business has diminished the site's property value.

PeaceHealth alleged to overbill Oregon Medicare patients after settling car accident claims

By Bree Gonzales | Nov 13, 2018

PORTLAND, Ore. (Legal Newsline) – A legal entity is alleged to overbill Oregon Medicare patients after they settle car accident claims in violation of Medicare rules.

Man sues McDonald's over 29 cent 'drink upcharge,' alleges combo meal prices are falsely advertised

By Bree Gonzales | Nov 9, 2018

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California man alleges he felt "ripped off and cheated" because of a 29 cent "drink upcharge" McDonald's added to the price of his combo meal purchase, allegedly without his knowledge.

Consumers allege makers of Vega Protein & Greens 'substantially' under-filled containers

By Bree Gonzales | Nov 9, 2018

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – Two California consumers allege a brand of protein powder's container is underfilled.

Rawlings baseball bats weigh 2 ounces more than advertised, lawsuit alleges

By Bree Gonzales | Nov 8, 2018

LOS ANGELES (Legal Newsline) – A California consumer alleges a sports equipment manufacturer misrepresents the weights of its baseball bats.

Illinois woman alleges LaCroix's all-natural claims are false

By Bree Gonzales | Nov 7, 2018

CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) – An Illinois consumer alleges that LaCroix sparkling water is mislabeled as all-natural.

Orgain's ready-to-drink products contain less than 16 grams of protein, consumers allege

By Bree Gonzales | Nov 7, 2018

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (Legal Newsline) – An Irvine, California company that makes ready-to-drink protein products is alleged to falsely advertise the amount of protein in the products.

Consumer alleges medication manufactured by Prinston Pharmaceutical, others was contaminated

By Bree Gonzales | Nov 6, 2018

FORT MYERS, Fla. (Legal Newsline) – A Florida man alleges a generic blood pressure medication he purchased was contaminated by a probable human carcinogen.

Pharmaceutical company SpecGx alleges New York's Opioid Stewardship Act is unconstitutional

By Bree Gonzales | Nov 6, 2018

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – A Missouri pharmaceutical company has filed suit in a New York federal court over allegations the state's Opioid Stewardship Act (OSA) is unconstitutional.

Switch Sparkling beverages contain preservatives despite claims, New York consumer alleges

By Bree Gonzales | Nov 1, 2018

BROOKLYN, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) – A New York resident consumer alleges a brand of sparkling fruit juices misleads consumers into thinking they are purchasing healthier products that are lower in calories.

MobiLoans violated RICO, according to class action lawsuit filed by consumers

By Bree Gonzales | Oct 31, 2018

RICHMOND — Consumers have filed a class-action lawsuit against MobiLoans, LLC, an Internet lending website, citing alleged unjust enrichment, violations of RICO, 18 U.S.C. § 1962(C) and (D), violations of Virginia Usury Laws, and Indiana Usury Laws.

Starbucks White Chocolate Doubleshot Energy Drink does not contain white chocolate, New York consumer alleges

By Bree Gonzales | Oct 31, 2018

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – A New York consumer alleges a Starbucks drink does not contain white chocolate as advertised and that the labeling is designed to increase sales.

Apple customers allege they were deceived by marketing, sales of TV season pass option on iTunes

By Bree Gonzales | Oct 30, 2018

OAKLAND, Calif. (Legal Newsline) – Two consumers allege that Apple falsely advertises the amount of television shows available under its season pass option.

Investors in projects at Jay Peak and Q Burke ski resorts allege they were damaged by scheme

By Bree Gonzales | Oct 30, 2018

BURLINGTON, Vt. (Legal Newsline) – Investors in projects at ski resorts in the state allege they were damaged by a scheme and are seeking to recover their losses.

United HealthCare Insurance Co. and United Behavioral Health accused of inadequate claims reimbursement

By Bree Gonzales | Oct 30, 2018

OAKLAND — An insured member has filed a class-action lawsuit against United HealthCare Insurance Co. and United Behavioral Health, a health insurance plans claim administrators, citing claims to recover benefits pursuant to ERISA, 29 U.S.C. § 1132(a)(1)(B), 1132(a)(3)(A), 1132(a)(3)(B) and the Affordable Care Act.

EPA seeks reimbursement for removing lead, toxins from Detroit site

By Bree Gonzales | Oct 30, 2018

DETROIT — At the request of the Environmental Protection Agency, the U.S. is suing Federal-Mogul, an auto parts manufacturer, under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act.

Pet owners accuse Champion of allowing heavy metals, toxins in pet food; Company says it's a copycat of failed lawsuit

By Bree Gonzales | Oct 30, 2018

CHICAGO — Pet owners have filed a class-action lawsuit against Champion Petfoods USA Inc. and Champion Petfoods LP, alleging that they misrepresented and failed to fully disclose the presence of heavy metals and toxins in their pet food.

Consumer files suit over alleged 'camouflaged ink' used on Iberia Foods olive oil product

By Bree Gonzales | Oct 30, 2018

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – A New York consumer alleges a brand of olive oil is marketed in a misleading manner because of the colors of ink used on its label.

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